Abyssinia Authentic Ethiopian Cuisine Restaurant & Bar! 554 S. 5th St., Louisville, KY 40202 Abyssinia Authentic Ethiopian Cuisine Restaurant & Bar! Ethiopian cuisine (Amharic: ?????? ????) characteristically consists of vegetable and often very spicy meat dishes. This is usually in the form of wat (also w'et or wot), a thick stew, served atop injera, a large sourdough flat bread(aslso called Injera), which is about 50 centimeters (20 inches) in diameter and made out of fermented teff flour..